A special message to all parents
Parents, children are a photocopy of their parent's character
You are the hydro power dams from which they
Can tap the power of living light.
But if the dams are empty of values, and the water levels are too low,
What will they tap? Only darkness.
Many parents today are suffering from a disease known as "T.B," that is "Too Busy!"
Yes, the cost of living is high, but the cost of loving is affordable.
There's God to help you.
Each child is a goldmine and it's the parents to mine the gold out of them.
Sarcastically, there are parents who see their children as a form of tax:
Tax on their time, tax on their comfort and tax on their freedom
And immediately, they send them to boarding school even in nursery, So as to evade these taxes.
Remember, children are like the Global Fund, a gift and a donor fund from God -
You will have to provide full accountability for their use or mismanagement, You shall be audited!
The home is the first classroom in which a child sits.
But unfortunately, the teachers i.e. the parents, have absconded from duty.
And if you ask the children, they will tell you what parents absence have changed their perception on their home environment:
To them, TV is their daddy, they see him everyday
The radio is their mummy; she talks to them whenever they want.
Parents, these are your children and, have boarded the wrong taxis, to the Northern bypass of destruction!!!!
Physically, they maybe in University, but mentally, they are in kindergarten, with their minds still wrapped up in nappies.
So ? Don't just be the head of the home but head the home !
PARENT should mean:
P – Personal Friend,
A – Available,
R – Responsible,
E - Encourages
N – Nurtures and
T – Teaches
Now is the time for IDPs (Internally Displaced Parents) to return home, So that the reconstruction of the family can begin.
There are parents who are living in camps of bondage called bars;
Extramarital affairs, cross generational rapports….. name it.
They need to come home for the family is under attack.
Many homes used to be like Celtel, Making Life Better,
But now, they have become like Baghdad, daily explosions of verbal artillery, All this detonated by marital conflicts!
You the parents, have become suicide bombers, blowing up our future.
When we see daddy approaching, 'black mamba is about to strike'
We take cover as he comes heavily armed with words of mass destruction.
When the family fails to stand, the nation falls.
Parents, create time for your children during this holiday and understand them better.
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